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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

City Of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport (KCOS)

Lat: 38.81°NLon: 104.69°WElev: 6181ft.

Mostly Cloudy

84°F

29°C

Humidity 25%
Wind Speed NE 10 mph
Barometer 30.16 in (1011.5 mb)
Dewpoint 44°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 20 Aug 4:54 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSE Pikes Peak Summit CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. East southeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 60 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 56. Light and variable wind becoming northeast 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 56 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. North wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 54. North wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 54 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 58. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 58 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. East southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 56. Light and variable wind becoming northeast 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. North wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 54. North wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 58. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 57. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 57. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 57. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSE Pikes Peak Summit CO
 38.8°N 105.01°W (Elev. 10804 ft)
2:37 pm MDT Aug 20, 2017
5pm MDT Aug 20, 2017-6pm MDT Aug 27, 2017
 
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